Biography of G. J. Davenport
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Davenport, G. J., was born in the town of Dryden, Tompkins county, October 1, 1849. He followed farming for a time there and then came to Schodack where he pursued the same occupation for some time. He then went into the meat isiness in which he was successful and prosecuted it until the summer of 1895 when he sold out. He has since started a hardware and notion store in his old stand. He is an active and enterprising isiness man and worthy of all success. He is a member of the Society of Odd Fellows. His parents were Warren and Eliza (Snyder) Davenport. His grandfather, John G Davenport, was a native of Washington county. Mr. Davenport is a Republican in politics it is liberal minded in this as on all other questions. In 1877 he married Anna C. Fallansbee, who died in June, 1893, leaving no children.

From:
Landmarks of Rensselaer County
BY: George Baker Aaderson
Published By: D. Mason & Co. Publishers
Syracuse, NY 1897


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